September 16, 2013 at 7:50 PM
Mr. Gene Jannotti of Garwood, NJ, was elected to First Vice President of the World Country & Line DanceSport Federation (WCLDSF). Gene is the founder and President of the US Country & Line DanceSport Federation, a non-profit 501c3 corporation established to permit country dancers to compete at the World DanceSport Games (WSDF). The WSDF inaugural Games will take place in Kaohsiung, Taiwan from September 15-21, 2013. Gene will be coaching a team of two US dancers who will compete against dancers from 7 other countries for Gold, Silver and Bronze medals. These Games are under the umbrella of the World DanceSport Federation, recognized by International Olympic Committee (IOC), and follows the format of the Olympic Games. They will be televised throughout Asia with an expected 20,000 daily spectators.
Mr. Jeff Bartholomew, President of WCLDSF, stated that he very much welcomed Gene to the World organization bringing his many years of dance experience combined with his corporate background to this important position.
You can find additional information and photos and videos from the event in Taiwan by following the United Country & Line DanceSport Federation Facebook page.
If you would like more information about this topic or to conduct an interview, please contact Gene Jannotti directly at 908-301-1123 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.